The Pingyao ancient city wall, by it ancient, the grand graceful bearing stands erect on the Jinzhong plain. the Pingyao ancient city wall, builds in 827-782 B.C. Zhou Xuanwang time. "the Pingyao County annals" record, the Western Zhou Dynasty senior general Yin jeep, permitted once to be stationed in the soldier strictly in this. the bright Hongwu three years (in 1370), stemming from the military defense's need, expands in the original Western Zhou Dynasty old city foundation for today's bricks and stones city wall. This county, during bright, clear two generations of 500 remaining years of life, repairs the deer velvet 26 times successively. The multiple repair, causes the Pingyao ancient city wall to be day by day firm, to be magnificent.
Shanxi located at Mt. Taihang west, east of Yellow River. Name of the Shanxi, because of occupies Mt. Taihang west to acquire fame. Was called since old times ?Biaolishanhe?. Spring and Autumn Period time, most districts for Jin all, therefore abbreviation ?Jin?; The Warring States initial period, Han, Zhao, Wei three divide the Jin, because and calls ?the Three-Jin?. The entire province total area 156,000 square kilometers, the total population nearly 34,000,000 people, presently govern Taiyuan, Datong, Shuozhou, Yangquan, Changzhi, Xinzhou, Luliang, Jinzhong, Linfen, Yuncheng, Jincheng and so on 11 locally administered levels, altogether 85 counties, 11 county-level cities, 23 municipal districts. Provincial capital Taiyuan, provincial government in the Taiyuan Municipal government east street. Rich tourism resources in Shanxi Province, historical monuments, scenic spots more. There are more famous Yungang Grottoes, Mount Temple group Jinci, Yingxian Wooden Tower, Yongle Palace,Xuankong Temple , Hukou Waterfall, Temple state solution, such as Hongtong large tree.